[Samba] Samba 3.0.9 doesn't remove printjobs ?
KCollins at nesbittengineering.com
Tue Dec 21 15:50:36 GMT 2004
The print jobs are working just fine, they simply seem to be hanging around
in the client's queues. Any idea when the updated packages will be out?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christian Merrill [mailto:cmerrill at redhat.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 2004 10:36 AM
> To: Collins, Kevin
> Cc: 't.pompe at architekt-prinz.at'; samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: Re: [Samba] Samba 3.0.9 doesn't remove printjobs ?
> Collins, Kevin wrote:
> >We just upgraded to Samba 3.0.9 (RedHat Enterprise 3 packages) this
> >weekend and are now seeing similar issues on our workstations. I do
> >not see any printing related errors in our logs however. I
> do however
> >see these "backed up print queues" on every workstation. We
> run a mix
> >of Windows 2000 (SP4) and XP Pro (SP2) machines. So it appears, at
> >least in my case, that it's /not/ an XP-SP2 only issue.
> >One other thing to note:
> >We're in the midst of testing/deploying Debian Sarge servers
> to replace
> >the RedHat boxes. On a whim this morning, I created a print server
> >using one of my already-in-place Debian machines. To my
> amazement, the
> >printer that I have hanging off of the Debian box does /not/
> have this issue.
> >What's odd about this...both of the print servers are
> running version 3.0.9.
> >I've used the supplied distro's packages and not built from
> source in
> >either case. So it appears from my simple tests, that something is
> >different in the Debian build of Samba that cures this issue.
> >A couple things that need to be said about this...I've only hung one
> >printer off of the Debian box. In addition, I've only had two
> >workstations printing to it - one XP-SP2 and one W2k-SP4. So it may
> >very well have something to do with load or other such
> factor. But the
> >problem has not yet appeared with the Debian package.
> >I hope that this gives someone on the development team some
> clue as to
> >the exact nature of the problem.
> >I'll be available to answer any questions or fill any need for
> >information that I can.
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>From: t.pompe at architekt-prinz.at [mailto:t.pompe at architekt-prinz.at]
> >>Sent: Tuesday, December 14, 2004 12:25 PM
> >>To: samba at lists.samba.org
> >>Subject: [Samba] Samba 3.0.9 doesn't remove printjobs ?
> >>I'm using samba with CUPS printing (with raw passthru) for
> a long time
> >>now and it worked very well.
> >>But after upgrading my samba installation from 3.0.2 to 3.0.9, the
> >>printjobs (sent from XP Workstations) aren't removed from
> the joblist
> >>Means: the job is printed correctly, but opening the
> printqueue on the
> >>XP machine still contains the job (not only mine, but jobs
> from every
> >>user who sent one).
> >>When I now delete them manually, they're gone.
> >>Since I can't find any remaining SMB or CUPS spool-files, (thought
> >>about missing access rights for deletion) I don't know what to look
> >>The only error message I found is:
> >>tdb(/var/lib/samba/printing/Kyocera7000.tdb): rec_read bad magic
> >>0xd9fee666 at offset=26084 in /var/log/samba/smbd (but I got this
> >>message sometimes before the upgrade too ...)
> >>Thanks for some hints on that (2) problem(s) Thomas
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> Are you seeing a problem where windows clients are able to
> print but the print queues never clear? Or are they not even
> printing? If you are experiencing the former then this is a
> RH samba problem that should have been fixed by now -- please
> let me know. It also warrants mentioning (per an earlier
> thread) that our 3.0.9 packages are likely going to be
> revised in a very short period of time to fix a kerberos
> related problem.
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